FUNERAL NOTICES

List of Services


HENDERSON, Patsy Louise:

HENDERSON, Patsy Louise: On November 20, 2017. Patsy passed peacefully surrounded by her family. Loved and adored wife of the late Eric, dearly loved mother and mother-in-law of Vicki and John, and Peter and Lea, cherished Nana of Sam and Sarah, Jess and Brendon, Cameron and Charlotte, Matt, Bronwen, and Nick, and her great grandchildren Charlie, Matilda, Thea, and Bodie. A service for Patsy will be held at St Brigid’s Catholic Church, Cnr Derby and Monmouth Streets, Feilding on Saturday November 25, 2017 at 12noon followed by interment at the Mt View Cemetery, Marton. In Lieu of flowers donations to Parkinson's Manawatu, PO Box 5449, Terrace End, Palmerston North 4414 would be appreciated and may be left at the service.

TAYLOR, Peter William:

TAYLOR, Peter William: Of Feilding. On November 18, 2017 peacefully at Ranfurly Residential Care Centre, aged 81 years. Dearly loved husband of the late Liz, much loved father and father-in-law of Megan, Tracey and Mike, and Jason, cherished grandpa of Chelsey, Brooke, Caythan, Josef, Taisyn, and great grandpa of Declan, Lyla, and Beau. A service for Peter will be held at William Cotton and Sons Funeral Chapel, 29 Beattie Street, Feilding tomorrow Wednesday November 22, 2017 at 11am followed by private cremation.

McGREGOR-SIMEON, Peter:

McGREGOR-SIMEON, Peter: On November 17, 2017, aged 69 years. Beloved father of Jason, Lisa-Marie, and Sarah, loved Koro of all his mokos and his extended family. A service for Peter will be held at Kauwhata Marae, Te Arakura Road, Feilding, tomorrow Tuesday November 21, 2017 at 11am followed burial at Mt Stewart Urupa.

HEAP, Evelyn Mary: 

HEAP, Evelyn Mary: Of Feilding. 1924 – 2017 Passed away 8th November 2017, loving wife of the late James Alan Heap, loving Mum of Alan and Vina (both deceased), Edward and Pauline (Australia), Colin and Joan, Ken and the late Rose, and loving daughter Gwen, much loved Nana Nana, Nana Magpie, Nana to her 20 Grandchildren, 33 Great Grandchildren, and 19 Great-great Grandchildren. A Service for Evelyn will be held at William Cotton & Sons Funeral Chapel, 29 Beattie Street, Feilding on Monday November 13, 2017 at 11am followed by interment at the Feilding Cemetery. Special thanks to Palmerston North Hospital. Messages to 4 Campbell Street, Feilding 4702.  

DAVIES, Bernard Clement (Bernie):

DAVIES, Bernard Clement (Bernie): – Of Feilding. Peacefully on November 2, 2017 surrounded by his loving family. A much loved father, father-in-law, grandfather, great-grandfather to his family and extended family. A service for Bernie will be held at William Cotton & Sons Funeral Chapel, 29 Beattie Street, Feilding on Friday November 10, 2017 at 2pm, followed by private cremation.

DUTCH, Robyn Mary:

DUTCH, Robyn Mary: – Passed away peacefully at Arohanui Hospice on November 3, 2017, aged 59 years. Dearly loved daughter of John (deceased) and Mary Dutch, treasured sister and sister-in-law of Mark and Sandra (Sydney), Colin and Lyndy (Perth), and Suzanne and Sef (Palmerston North), loving aunty to Steven, Michael (deceased), U-Tain, Tnu, Tom, Mitchell, Richard and Liana. Loving friend to her caring family at Settlers Care - Christina, Selina, Mary, Joy, Careen Judy, Freda, Bev, Adrian, Chrissy, Stephanie and Vanessa and all her relatives and other friends. A service for Robyn will be held at William Cotton & Sons Funeral Chapel, 29 Beattie Street, Feilding on Thursday November 9, 2017 at 11am, In lieu of flowers donations to Settlers Care Trust, 83 Denbigh Street, Feilding 4702 would be appreciated and may be left at the service. Messages to the Dutch Family, C/o 29 Beattie Street, Feilding 4702.

GOFFE, Jerry Rehari:

GOFFE, Jerry Rehari: On November 4, 2017. Loved father of Pam and Raewyn, and all his Mokos. A Service for Jerry will be held at Kauwhata Marae, Te Arakura Road, Feilding on Tuesday November 7, 2017 at 11am followed by interment at the Mt Stewart Urupa.

MACKLEY, Lesley Dawn:

MACKLEY, Lesley Dawn: Of Feilding. On November 2, 2017 at Palmerston North Hospital. Much loved wife of Steve, loved mother of Leigh and Adrian, Quinton and Sally, Caitlyn and Rob, loved grandma of Liam, Brayden, Breeann, Vincent, and Dylan. A service for Lesley will be held at William Cotton & Sons Funeral Chapel, 29 Beattie Street, Feilding on Tuesday November 7, 2017 at 11am, followed by private cremation. In lieu of flowers donations to the National Heart Foundation, P O Box 12136, Palmerston North 4440 would be appreciated and may be left at the service. Messages to the Mackley family C/o 29 Beattie Street, Feilding 4702.

SOWERBY, Kevin Albert:

SOWERBY, Kevin Albert: – Passed away on November 1, 2017. Father of Mark and Irene. Papa of Kathryn, Adam and Alex. Great-Papa to Ashton. Former husband of the late Frances. Friend of Lynda, Vicki, Glenn and Courtney. A funeral service for Kevin will be held at William Cotton & Sons Funeral Chapel, 29 Beattie Street, Feilding tomorrow Saturday November 4, 2017 at 11am, followed by private cremation.

NEVIN, Juene:

NEVIN, Juene: – Of Feilding. On October 31, 2017 peacefully at Arohanui Hospice. Dearly loved wife of Sean, much loved mother and mother-in-law of David and Linda, Angela and Alan Pedley, and Lynne, loved Nana of Connor, and Daniel. A service for Juene will be held at William Cotton & Sons Funeral Chapel, 29 Beattie Street, Feilding on Friday November 3, 2017 at 11am followed by burial at the Feilding Cemetery. In lieu of flowers donations to Arohanui Hospice, P O Box 5349, Palmerston North 4441 would be appreciated and may be left at the service.

JONES, Edwin Ray (Ray)

JONES, Edwin Ray (Ray). Died 25 October 2017, aged 92, with a smile. Loved father of Lorraine, Jenny and Martyn; brother of Shona; grandfather of Jolene, Bonnie and Jackson; uncle of Louise, Paula, Gerard and Debbie; husband of Colleen. Memorial in Wellington, 5 November, 1pm. Contact Lorraine 021 245-5422

GRANT, Jacqueline (Jacki) Clare (nee Ambler): 

GRANT, Jacqueline (Jacki) Clare (nee Ambler): Much loved wife of the late Doug, outstanding mother of Vanessa and Patrice, legendary ‘Mops’ of Lukan. A lady who opened her arms to all humans and animals alike. Died peacefully at home on Thursday 19 October 2017 surrounded by love, after a courageous battle with cancer. “Gon out, Backson, Bisy, Backson, C.R - AA Milne.” Jacki was farewelled in a private ceremony according to her wishes on Monday October 23, 2017. In lieu of flowers Jacki’s wishes are for donation to be made to the Guide dog foundation of New Zealand, Private Bag 94002, Manukau, Auckland 2214.

HALFORD, David Alexander (Butch):

HALFORD, David Alexander (Butch): 6.9.1969 – 17.10.2017. Loved and cherished only son of Peter and Marnie, dearly loved cool brother and brother-in-law of Rose and Glen Garforth, Krista and Clint Smythe, and Clare and Shannon McGuire, loved uncle of Jack; Megan, Stewart, and Rebekah; and Matthew and William. “Goodbye Yam Man” A service for David will be held at St Paul’s Presbyterian Church, Grey Street, Feilding on Thursday October 26, 2017 at 1pm, followed by private burial. In lieu of flowers donations to Feilding Order of St. John, P O Box 355, Feilding 4740 would be appreciated and may be left at the service.

OEMCKE, Brian Anthony:

OEMCKE, Brian Anthony: Of Feilding. On October 16, 2017 peacefully at Palmerston North Hospital, aged 78 years. Loved husband of the late Maureen, loved Dad of Sarah, and Elizabeth, treasured grandad of Tony, Fraser, and Paige. A service for Brian will be held at William Cotton & Sons Funeral Chapel, 29 Beattie Street, Feilding on Friday October 20, 2017 at 11am followed by private cremation. In lieu of flowers donation to Coombrae Home, 34 North Street, Feilding 4702 and may be left at the service. 


BRETT, William John (Bill):

BRETT, William John (Bill): Of Feilding. On 14 October 2017 peacefully at Ranfurly Residential Care Centre, in his 87th year. Loved Brother of Mary Palmer, Leila Herbert (deceased), Jim and Ethel Brett, Barry Boyd (deceased), Muriel and Bob Aldridge. Loved Uncle of all his nieces and nephews. Devoted Stepdad of Patricia and Eddie (deceased) Ball, Billy Mullholland and Eloise Stephen. Exceptionally awesome Grandad of Katherine, Graham, Debbie, Bradley, Kelly, their partners, nine Great Grandchildren and four Great Great Grandchildren. A service for Bill will be held at William Cotton & Sons Funeral Chapel, 29 Beattie Street, Feilding on Thursday 19 October 2017 at 1pm, followed by private cremation. Messages to the Brett family c/- 29 Beattie Street, Feilding 4702.


NEHO, Sam Hamuera:

NEHO, Sam Hamuera: Passed away peacefully, on Sunday, October 8, 2017, after a long battle with ill health, aged 57 years. Loved father of Marley, Abbey and Mahana, loved Grandfather of Shae, Aaliyah and Spencer, A service for Sam will be held at the Te Aitarakihi Centre, Bridge Rd, Timaru, on Friday, October 13, at 1.30pm, followed by private cremation. Messages to 54 Harper Street, Timaru 7910.


ELLISON, Alice: 

ELLISON, Alice: – On October 8, 2017 peacefully at Woodfall Lodge, Feilding. Dearly loved wife of the late Harry, much loved mother and mother-in-law of Kelvin and Noeline (Mahia), Bruce and Margaret (Palmerston North), Marj and Allan Salmond (Foxton Beach), cherished Gran of Eight Grandchildren and Ten Great Grandchildren. According to Alice’s wishes a private family service will be held.

KERR, Clive Ronald (Clunk):

KERR, Clive Ronald (Clunk): – Of Feilding (Formerly of Pahiatua). On October 2, 2017 peacefully surrounded by family at Ranfurly Residential Care Centre, Feilding, aged 81 years. Dearly loved husband of Melva for 57 years, loved father and father-in-law of Ian and Tina, Bob and Penny, and the late Russell, loved poppa of Helena, and Russell; Bella, Billie-Jo, and Bailee, and loved great poppa of Liam. A gathering to celebrate Clive’s life will be held at William Cotton and Sons Reception Lounge, tomorrow Thursday October 5, 2017 at 1.30pm. Messages to the Kerr Family, C/o 29 Beattie Street, Feilding 4702.

GRAHAM, Huia Noel:

GRAHAM, Huia Noel: – Of Marton. On September 30, 2017. Loved partner of Tracey, always loved father of Terina, Robert, Sheroyna, and Te-Atawhai, treasured Koro of all his moko’s. A service for Huia will be held at Kauwhata Marae, Te Arakura Road, Feilding, on Thursday October 5, 2017 at 11am followed by burial at Mt Stewart Urupa

BOOTH, Barry Franklin: 

BOOTH, Barry Franklin: – Of Tangimoana. On September 29, 2017, aged 74 years. Beloved husband of Lorraine, adored father and father-in-law of Dean and Karen, Mandy, Michelle, Shane and Louise, and Justin and Amy, treasured grandad of all his grandchildren and great grandchildren. A celebration of Barry’s life will be held at William Cotton & Sons Funeral Chapel, 29 Beattie Street, Feilding on Wednesday October 4, 2017 at 1pm. Let’s wear something bright and colourful.

TIBBLE, Te Teira Morehu Kotukutuku Michael (Kotuku): 

TIBBLE, Te Teira Morehu Kotukutuku Michael (Kotuku): Born 11 November 1963. Passed away on 24 September 2017. Son of Olive and Waho, loved husband of Te O Kahurangi (Karen) Waaka, father of Arana Jones and Hinetauira Tibble. A service for Kotuku will be held at Te Tikanga Marae, Tokorangi, Halcombe, tomorrow Wednesday 27 September, 2017 at 11am. He ora kei roto i te mate. I te ngaro, kua kitea. I te mate, kua ora.

TE MATAKI, Simon:

TE MATAKI, Simon: – We are sad to announce my beloved Husband, Father, Koko, Brother, Uncle, Cousin and Friend Simon Te Mataki peacefully passed away in Perth on the 15.09.2017. He was in the comfort of his beautiful wife, his two strong Sons, and his Daughter ??
We will arriving in Wellington New Zealand on Friday late afternoon. For further funeral details contact Trish Mataki on mobile 021478273.

BROWN, Dorothy:

BROWN, Dorothy: Passed away peacefully at Palmerston North Hospital on 16.9.2017. Wife of the late Don, loved mother of Jim, Anne (Deceased), Jill, Ross, and John, special grandmother and treasured great grandmother. Blessed with 94 years of good health. Respecting Dorothy’s wishes a private service has been held.

LOWRY, Henry Murray (Harry):

LOWRY, Henry Murray (Harry): On 14 September 2017 at Woodlands Rest Home Feilding. Dearly loved husband of Edna, loved father of Geoffery, Wendy, and Peter, much loved grandfather of all his grandchildren. According to Harry’s wishes a private service has been held.

McCRAE, Colleen Elizabeth: 

McCRAE, Colleen Elizabeth: Of Feilding. On 11th September 2017 at Nelson Residential Care Centre, Feilding aged 74. Dearly loved wife of John McCrae for 58 years, much loved mother and mother-in-law of Heather & John Signal, Dawn & Malcolm Ward, Barbara & Mark Henderson, Peter & Wendy McCrae, Kevin & Debbie McCrae, Geoff & Kitty McCrae and Pearlette (Pearl) & Adam Cotter. Cherished Nini to 18 grandchildren and 13 great grandchildren. A service for Colleen will be held at William Cotton & Sons Chapel, 29 Beattie Street, Feilding on Friday 15th September 2017 at 2.00pm, followed by cremation. In lieu of flowers donations to Nelson Residential Care Centre, Feilding would be appreciated and may be left in the Chapel foyer. Messages to the McCrae family C/o 29 Beattie Street, Feilding 4702.

FLAVALL, Jack Vivian:

FLAVALL, Jack Vivian: Reg no 440722 Private, 2NZEF WW2. Of Feilding. On September 9, 2017. Aged 95 years. Cherished and loving husband of Beryl. Precious father and father-in-law of Kerry, Russell, Diane and Kevin, Peter and Rose, Jillian and Ross, much loved grandad of Rebekah, Daniel, Erin, Martin, Jamie, Miriam, Timothy, Christy, Nicholas, Alysia, Shari, and Jackson. An awesome great grandad of his great grandchildren. “With his Lord”. Jack will be laid to rest in a private interment service. A memorial service to commemorate Jack’s life will be held at the Feilding Bible Chapel, Warwick Street, Feilding on Saturday September 16, 2017 at 11am. Messages to PO Box 75, Palmerston North Central, Palmerston North 4440.

ALLEN, Daphne Eileen “Bet”:

ALLEN, Daphne Eileen “Bet”: Of Feilding. Passed away peacefully in Palmerston North Hospital on the 2nd of September 2017, in her 95th year. Wife of the late Joe Allen; mother & mother-in-law of Graeme & Dianne (P.Nth); Grandmother of Karl (Sydney) and Chris (Hamilton); God mother of Carol Pryce (Wanganui), Wendy Boerman (Martinborough), Pauline Brider (Wellington), Deb Ellis (Lower Hutt), Tania De Boer (Rotorua), Paul Riddell (Hawke Bay). Will be sadly missed by many. Special thanks to the staff at Ward 25, Ranfurly Manor and Judy Keys (Niece). A service for Bet will be held at William Cotton & Sons Funeral Chapel, 29 Beattie Street, Feilding on Monday September 11, 2017 at 2pm, private cremation. In lieu of flowers donations to Arohanui Hospice, P O Box 5349, Palmerston North 4441 would be appreciated and may be left at the service. Messages to the Allen Family, C/o 29 Beattie Street, Feilding 4702.


ARMSTRONG, Arthur Stewart:

ARMSTRONG, Arthur Stewart: Of Feilding. On Monday 4th September 2017, in his 89th year. Dearly beloved husband of Janet, devoted father of Mark, respected brother and brother-in-law of Hugh and Anne Armstrong, Jean and Geoff Inder, Heather Forbes, and Robert and Jillian Forbes. A service to celebrate Arthur’s life and faith will be held at St Paul’s Presbyterian Church, Grey Street, Feilding on Thursday 7th September 2017 at 1pm followed by interment at the Feilding Cemetery. In Lieu of flowers donations to NZ Bible Society, Private Bag 27901, Marion Square, Wellington would be appreciated and may be left at the service.


WILKINSON, George Michael:

WILKINSON, George Michael: On August 28, 2017 at Arohanui Hospice. Dearly loved husband of the late Daphne, loved father of Michael, Mary and Kay, and loved grandfather of all his grandchildren. According to George’s wishes a private service has been held.


IWIKAU, Tama Boyd Vincent (Boyd):

IWIKAU, Tama Boyd Vincent (Boyd): Of Feilding. On September 1, 2017 peacefully at Ranfurly Residential Care Centre. Dearly loved husband of the late Ivy. Dearly loved father of Te Haeata (Bub) and Tricia, Michael (deceased), Cheryl and John Dougan, Vincent and Irene, Lance and Jeanette, Jeff and Justine, Tony and Betty-Lou, Quentin, Erin, Angela and Tony, loved Koro of his many Moko’s. Boyd will be at Tokorangi Marae on Tuesday September 5, 2017. A Requiem Mass for Boyd will be celebrated at St Brigid’s Catholic Church, Cnr Derby and Monmouth Streets, Feilding on Wednesday September 6, 2017 at 11am followed by burial at Tokorangi Urupa. Special thanks to the staff at Ranfurly for their care of Boyd.


ATWOOD, Evan Alex:

ATWOOD, Evan Alex: – Evan passed away on August 30, 2017 surrounded by his loving family and his carers at Woodfall Lodge, Feilding. Loved Dad of Adrianne and Brian, Donna, Peter and Caroline, Gaye (deceased) and Grant, David and Helen, and the late Michael, loved grandad of his grandchildren, great grandchildren and great-great grandchildren. Loved brother of Ngaire, Brian, Colin, Faye and the late Joan, Jack, Allen and Dorothy. A service for Evan will be held at William Cotton & Sons Funeral Chapel, 29 Beattie Street, Feilding on Monday September 4, 2017 at 11am followed by private cremation. In lieu of flowers donations to Cancer Society P O Box 5170, Palmerston North 4441 would be appreciated and may be left at the service.


MAYO, June Livina (Nee Bowler): 

MAYO, June Livina (Nee Bowler): On August 28, 2017 Passed away peacefully at Wanganui Hospital, aged 88 years. Loved partner of the late Len Bowler, much loved mother of Susan, and Mark, and the late Sandra, and Joanne, and treasured Nan of all her grandchildren, great grandchildren, and great-great grandchildren. A service for June will be held at Kelvin Grove Crematorium Chapel, James Line, Palmerston North tomorrow Thursday August 31, 2017 at 11am.


WALLACE, Owen David:

WALLACE, Owen David: On August 21, 2017 at Arohanui Hospice. A service for Owen will be held at William Cotton & Sons Funeral Chapel, 29 Beattie Street, Feilding on Friday August 25, 2017 at 1pm.

ROWE, Singleton:

ROWE, Singleton: Of Rongotea, passed away to be with his Lord and Saviour on August 27th, 2017 aged 92 years, at Palmerston North Hospital. Dearly loved husband of the late Valerie, loving father and father-in-law of Lindsay and Elizabeth, Frances and Andy Rogers, special Grandad of Nick and Caroline, Mike and Jess, Matt and Kate, Steve and Karli, Lincoln and Lidia, Alisa, Nathan and Milly. Great Grandad of Ella, Finley, Benji, Ava, Ethan, Samantha, Alexandra, Theodore, and Natalia. Much loved brother of Lilian and the late Patricia and Frank, Eileen, Ruth, and Thomas; brother-in-law of Shirley, and foster brother of June Garthwaite. A service for Singleton will be held at the Te Kawau Memorial Recreation Centre, Wye Street, Rongotea, on Thursday August 31st, 2017 at 1pm followed by interment at the Rongotea Cemetery. In lieu of flowers donations to The Bible Society, Private Bag 27901, Marion Square, Wellington would be appreciated and may be left at the service.

HUDSON, Trevor Charles:

HUDSON, Trevor Charles: Suddenly at Palmerston North Hospital on August 25th 2017. Beloved husband of the late Gloria, dearly loved father of Gael Slater, the late Gavin, Vern and Phyllis, loved Poppa of Tracey and Brian, Carl and Kat, Brendon and Kerryn, Tony, Kelly and Chris, beloved great Poppa of Ashlee, and Rhys, Noah, and Drew. “Till we meet again.” A service for Trevor will be held at Manukau Memorial Gardens Chapel, 361 Puhinui Road, Papatoetoe on Saturday September 2nd, 2017 at 2pm followed by interment in the adjoining cemetery. Special thanks to the Doctors and Staff at Emergency Department Palmerston North Hospital and Order of St John for their care of Trevor. Messages to 25 Cosgrave Road, Papakura 2110, or Phone 09 2996819. In lieu of flowers donations to Feilding Order of St John, PO Box 355, Feilding 4740 would be appreciated and may be left at the service

CRIPPS, Maisie Winnifred: 

CRIPPS, Maisie Winnifred: Of Feilding. Passed away peacefully on August 22, 2017, at Ranfurly Residential Care Centre, in her 93rd year. Dearly loved wife of the late Victor (Vic) for 66 years, loved mother and mother-in-law of Lance and Bev, the late Terry, and Karen and Derek Cuming, loved grandma of her seven grandchildren, eleven great-grandchildren, two step-grandchildren, four step great-grandchildren, and five step great-great grandchildren. Special thanks to the staff at Coombrae and Ranfurly for their wonderful care of Maisie. A service for Maisie will be held at William Cotton & Sons Funeral Chapel, 29 Beattie Street, Feilding on Saturday August 26, 2017 at 1.30pm followed by interment at the Feilding Cemetery. In lieu of flowers donations to the Cancer Society, P O Box 5170, Palmerston North 4441 would be appreciated and may be left at the service. Messages to the Cripps Family, C/o 29 Beattie Street, Feilding 4702. 

WILSON, David Johnston (Davey):

WILSON, David Johnston (Davey): Reg No 595373, 2nd Armoured Scots Regiment. Of Feilding. Died peacefully at home with his family on August 20, 2017, aged 82 years. Loved husband of Betty, and loved father of Wayne and Michelle, Debra, Robert and Hang, Andrew (deceased), Brian and Lynn, loved grandad of Sophie, Jacob, Annie (deceased), Ruby, Alexandra, Max, Rebecca, and Jordan, and great grandad to Tommi. A service for Davey will be held at Knox Presbyterian Church, North Street, Feilding on Thursday August 24, 2017 at 1pm, followed by private cremation. No flowers by request.

DAY, Marie Joyce:

DAY, Marie Joyce: Of Feilding. On August 16, 2017, peacefully at Ranfurly
Residential Care Centre, Feilding. Dearly loved wife of the late Rex Day, much loved mother and mother-in-law of Charmaine and Neville Abbott, cherished 
Nana of Vanessa, Blair and Maria, and Campbell and Emma, treasured Nana Ma of Kosha, Jackson, Braxton, Korbyn, and Lachie, special Nana to Lily, and Koby. A service for Marie will be held at William Cotton & Sons Funeral Chapel, 29 Beattie Street, Feilding on Monday August 21, 2017 at 1pm, private cremation. Special thanks to the staff at Ranfurly Manor for their love and care of Marie.

RELPH, Carol Anne:

RELPH, Carol Anne: Of Feilding, On August 14, 2017, peacefully at Arohanui Hospice, aged 66 years. Loved Mother and Mother-in-law of Jen and Steve, Karl and Kerrin, Tina-Maree and Mike, and the late Shane. Cherished Nanny of Jack, Matthew, Genevieve, Benjamin, and Kaitlyn. A service for Carol will be held at William Cotton and Sons Funeral Chapel, 29 Beattie Street, Feilding on Thursday August 17, 2017, at 11am followed by interment at the Feilding Cemetery. In lieu of flowers donations to Arohanui Hospice, PO Box 5349, Palmerston North 4441 would be appreciated and may be left at the service. 

MacKENZIE, Judith Rosemary Moana:

MacKENZIE, Judith Rosemary Moana: Of Feilding. On August 12, 2017 at Arohanui Hospice, aged 78 years. Loving partner of Rex, much loved mother of Raymond and Moana, Steven and Rose, Carmencita, Priscilla and Robin, Shane, Mark and Michelle, and Tynisha, loved grandmother of all her mokopuna. A service for Judith will be held at Aorangi Marae, Waughs Road, Feilding, tomorrow Tuesday August 14, 2017 at 11am followed by burial at Rongopai Urupa.

BARROW, Margaret Nola (Nola):

BARROW, Margaret Nola (Nola): Of Feilding. On August 6, 2017 at Palmerston North Hospital, aged 88 years. Loved sister of Ray, dear friend of Lynette Kear, and Paul Summers. According to Nola’s wishes a private service will be held.

HARE, Marian Elizabeth (Nee Jewell),

HARE, Marian Elizabeth (Nee Jewell), Of Feilding. On August 10, 2017 at Palmerston North Hospital, aged 86 years. Dearly loved wife of the late George, much loved mother and mother-in-law of Elizabeth and Lin Rousseau, Penny and Jeremy Riddell, Curwen and Marija, John and Kathryn, loved nana of nine grandchildren and nine great grandchildren. A service for Marian will be held at St John the Evangelist Anglican Church, Camden Street, Feilding on Monday August 14, 2017 at 2.00pm, followed by private cremation. In lieu of flowers donations to Angelman Syndrome, would be appreciated and may be left at the service. Messages to the Hare Family, C/o 29 Beattie Street, Feilding 4702.


LOWTHER, Donald Barry (Barry):

LOWTHER, Donald Barry (Barry): Of Feilding. On 5 August 2017 peacefully at Woodlands Rest Home Feilding, aged 75 years. Dearly loved husband of Judith (Judy) for 53 years. Much loved father of Leanne. Loved grandad of Christopher, and Matthew, and great grandad of Poppy. “Forever in our hearts” A service for Barry will be held at St John the Evangelist Anglican Church, Camden Street, Feilding on Wednesday 9 August 2017 at 1pm, followed by interment at the Feilding cemetery. Messages to the Lowther family C/o 29 Beattie Street, Feilding 4702.     
Loved brother of Russell and Sandra Lowther, and the late Patricia. Loved brother in law of Marion and the late Peter Rasmussen, Noel and Tracey Hincks. Loved by all his nieces and nephews. Will be sadly missed.

PILGRIM, Francis Edward (Frank):

PILGRIM, Francis Edward (Frank): Of Feilding (formerly of Marton). On July 19, 2017 peacefully at Palmerston North Hospital. Husband of Lillian (Lil) for 39 years. Brother of Ada (Pix) (deceased), Uncle of Eric and John Fleming. Father and father-in-law of Kim and Warwick Glendenning, and Rex, grandfather of Jonathan, Mark, and Matthew, Stepfather of Anne Elliott, and Charlene Furbank, Step Grandfather of Stephanie and Kristen Elliott, and Kelly Furbank. According to Frank’s wishes a private cremation has been held.

FINLAYSON, Alexander Monro (Alex)

FINLAYSON, Alexander Monro (Alex): On July 25, 2017 at Woodlands Rest Home, Feilding. Husband of the late Marie, Father of Malcolm, Margaret and Katherine, Grandad of Michael, Ngatasha, Amandah, and Jamie, great grandad of Adrien, Levi, Arnika, Paris, Sharkia, Layla, Vienna, Kaiden, Kiarah, and Max. A service for Alex will be held at William Cotton & Sons Funeral Chapel, 29 Beattie Street, Feilding on Saturday July 29, 2017 at 11am followed by private cremation.

JAY, Reverend John McNaghten

JAY, Reverend John McNaghten (RAF RNZAF rtd) - Peacefully on Monday 24 July 2017, aged 83. Beloved husband of Ruth, precious father of Deborah, Simon and Fiona Jay. Loved grandad of Jordan, Marcus and Laurent Dunningham, Great Grandad of Cahyo and Gili Dunningham. Much loved brother of Anne, James, Barbara, Alice, & families. Brother in law of Pam & Roy, (U.K.) “A patient sufferer at rest”. A celebration of John’s life will be held at St John the Evangelist Anglican Church, Camden Street, Feilding on Friday July 28, 2017 at 1.30pm. Grateful thanks and love to so many friends and neighbours. Special thanks to Ven. Wendy Scott, District Nurses, and especially staff at Arohanui Hospice. In lieu of flowers/donations to Arohanui Hospice, PO Box 5349, Palmerston North 4441 would be appreciated and may be left at the church.

McCASKIE, John Archibald:

McCASKIE, John Archibald: Of Feilding, (Formerly of Rangiwahia). Peacefully at Star 1, Palmerston North Hospital on July 23, 2017, aged 80 years. Loving husband of Yvonne, loving Dad and father-in-law of Stephen and Debbie (Pahiatua), Craig and Toni (England), Lynette and Jeff (Cheltenham), treasured grandad of Hamish and Hannah, Matthew and Bridget, Daniel and Liana, Samantha and Cam, Latasha and Joel, and Tabitha, and great grandad of Mia, Jaxon, and Ruby, Grayson and Sophie. “Your memory we will always treasure. In our hearts you will stay forever.” A service for John will be held at William Cotton & Sons Funeral Chapel, 29 Beattie Street, Feilding tomorrow Friday July 28, 2017 at 1pm followed by private cremation. In lieu of flowers donations to Alzheimer's New Zealand Charitable Trust, PO Box 4160 Christchurch 8140 would be appreciated and may be left at the service. Special thanks to the wonderful nurses at Unit 1, and Star 1. 

LAWTON, Deborah Temahinganui: 

LAWTON, Deborah Temahinganui: – On July 10, 2017. Dearly loved mother of Ngahuri Harmony and Craig, loved Nannie of Tamihana, Phoenix, and Joziah. A service for Deborah will be held at Kauwhata Marae, Te Arakura Road, Feilding on Thursday July 13, 2017 at 10am followed by burial at Raumatangi Urupa, Levin.

STEPHAN, Lilian Maud (nee Riley):

STEPHAN, Lilian Maud (nee Riley): 4.9.1939 - 10.7.2017. Peacefully at Palmerston North Hospital in the presence of family. Dearly loved wife of the late Rolf. Loved mother and mother in law of Johanna and David Wood, Anneliese and Wallace Gilbert. Loved Omi of Catriona and Gareth, Richard and Pamela, Anja and Kafoimoana, Karl and Jessica, and Omi (Great Grandmother) of Jazmin, Oliver, Ruby, and Regan. Loved sister of Christina, Thomas, and Margaret. Loved sister in law of Lotte, Martha, and Klaus. A service for Lilian will be held at St Lukes Lutheran Church, 250 Church Street, Palmerston North on Friday 14 July 2017 at 1.30pm. In lieu of flowers donation to the National Heart Foundation, P O Box 12136, Palmerston North 4440 would be appreciated and may be left at the service. Messages to the Stephan Family C/o 29 Beattie Street, Feilding 4702. 


MALCOLMSON, Ian:

MALCOLMSON, Ian: – Ian passed away suddenly at Palmerston North Hospital on Sunday 9th July 2017, aged 78 years. Dearly loved husband and soul mate of Rosemary and a loved father and grandfather. A celebration of Ian’s life will be held at William Cotton & Sons Funeral Chapel, 29 Beattie St, Feilding, on Wednesday July 12, 2017 at 1pm. In lieu of flowers, donations to Parkinson's Manawatu, PO Box 5449, Terrace End, Palmerston North 4414 would be appreciated and may be left at the service. 

MALCOLMSON, Ian: – Ian was a much loved father to Darryn & Kirsty and Lyndal & Colin and a treasured grandad to Jessica, Luke, Katie, Kieran, Briana, Ezra, Ayla and Jorja. Will be so sadly missed.

MALCOLMSON. Ian: – Father of Craig (Auckland), Tony, and Julie Neuendorf (Both Queensland), and Brother of Keith (deceased) and Jill Dewe. 

HATI, Bodene Benjamin Te Kaha:

HATI, Bodene Benjamin Te Kaha: Born 5 September 1989, Tragically take from us on July 6, 2017. Loved by sole mate Anastasia Rukuwai, loving father to Te Kaha, Ngawai-Patricia, Tatiana, and Ashanti. Son of Mutu and Mary Hati, grandson of RengaRenga Simmonds and the late Wuti Waa, and the late Te Wana and Hilda Hati. Will be sadly missed by all his brothers, sisters, nieces, nephews, cousins, aunties and uncles. A service for Bodene will be hld at the Poupatate Marae, Reu Reu Road, Halcombe, on Monday July 10, 2017 at 11am followed by burial at the Tokorangi Urupa. 

SIMMONDS, Brian Takana (Brains):

SIMMONDS, Brian Takana (Brains): Of Halcombe. On July 5, 2017, peacefully at the family homestead, aged 52 years. Loving husband of Miriama, loved father of Takino, and Apera, and loved step-dad, son, brother and uncle. A service for Brian will held at Poupatate Marae, Reu Reu Road, Halcombe, on Saturday July 8, 2017 at 10.00 am followed by cremation at the Kelvin Grove Crematorium, James Line, Palmerston North.

CRIBB, Philip Rangihaeata:

CRIBB, Philip Rangihaeata: Reg No Q839836 CPL RNZIR. Of Awahuri. 15.7.1943 – 3.7.2017. Passed away peacefully. Loved son of the late Rangi and Rosie and Te Uru and Janie, Brother of Yvonne Watene, Anne, Mary, and the late Beverly, Ronnie, Charles, Hama, and Douglas. Will be missed by all his nieces, nephews and specially Tynisha. A service for Philip will be held at Aorangi Marae, Waughs Road, Feilding on Friday July 7, 2017 at 11am followed by burial at the Rongopai Urupa. 

LEWIS, Peter John:

LEWIS, Peter John: Reg No 13469 RNZN, On June 13, 2017 at Anne Maree Garden, Auckland, aged 85 years. Loved only son of the late John and Miro Lewis, dearly loved brother of Gwen. A service for Peter will be held at William Cotton & Sons Funeral Chapel, 29 Beattie Street, Feilding, on Friday July 7, 2017 at 11am.

FLEMING: Mary Patricia (Marie):

FLEMING: Mary Patricia (Marie): Of Feilding. On July 1, 2017, peacefully at Palmerston North Hospital, in her 92nd year. Dearly loved wife of the late Pat, much loved mother and mother-in-law of Michael and Suzanne, Eileen, Mary and Harry, and Patrick, treasured Nana of Sean and Rachel, Bryce and Katie, Bridie, Laura and Ted, and great Nana to Ben, Riley, Kael, and Lucas. Much loved sister of Helen Duggan. “Rest in Peace.” Requiem Mass will be celebrated at St Brigid’s Catholic Church, Cnr Derby and Monmouth Streets, Feilding on Thursday July 6, 2017 at 11am followed by interment at the Feilding Cemetery. In lieu of flowers donations to Starship Children’s Hospital, Private Bag 92024, Auckland would be appreciated and may be left at the service.

WILLAN, Christine Margaret:

WILLAN, Christine Margaret: Of Feilding formerly New Plymouth. On June 30, 2017, peacefully at home surrounded by family, aged 71 years. Dearly loved wife of Barry, much loved Mum and Mother-in-law of Katherine, Annette and Henry, Jane and Wayne, and treasured Nana of Adam, Greer, Olivia, Jacob, and Cody. Loved sister of Maurice Broome. A service for Christine will be held at St John the Evangelist Anglican Church, Camden Street, Feilding tomorrow Tuesday July 4, 2017 at 3.30pm followed by private cremation. In lieu of flowers donations to Arohanui Hospice, P O Box 5349, Palmerston North 4441 would be appreciated and may be left at the service.

GRAY, Rea Simpson:

GRAY, Rea Simpson: Of Rongotea. On Thursday June 29, 2017 passed away peacefully surrounded by her daughters. Dearly loved wife of the late Wattie, loved Mum of Diane and Janet, loved sister-in-law of Eric (deceased), and Elaine, loved aunt of David, Denise, Sheryn, Sonya and families. Special thanks to the Staff of CCU and Ward 28, Palmerston North Hospital. A service to celebrate Rea’s life will be held at William Cotton & Sons Funeral Chapel, 29 Beattie Street, Feilding on Tuesday July 4, 2017 at 11am, followed by private interment. In lieu of flowers donations to National Heart Foundation, PO Box 12136, Palmerston North 4440 would be appreciated and may be left at the service.

MacDONALD, Catherine Barbara (Barbara):

MacDONALD, Catherine Barbara (Barbara): Formerly of Feilding. On June 27 2017 peacefully surrounded by family at Arohanui Hospice. Loving wife of the late Raeburn (Rae), dearly loved Mum of Cheryl and Brett, Gordon and Kelly, David and Kathy, Catherine and Paul and a loving grandmother and great grandmother to seven grandchildren and 2 great grandchildren. “Peacefully with her Lord, who she loved so dearly.” A service for Barbara will be held at William Cotton & Sons Funeral Chapel, 29 Beattie Street, Feilding on Monday July 3, 2017 at 11am followed by interment at the Feilding Cemetery. In lieu of flowers donations to Arohanui Hospice, P O Box 5349, Palmerston North 4441 would be appreciated and may be left at the service. Messages to the MacDonald Family, PO Box 4541 Manawatu Mail Centre, Palmerston North 4442. Special thanks to the staff at Arohanui Hospice for their extra special care of Mum.

HODSON, Arthur James:

HODSON, Arthur James: Passed away peacefully at Ranfurly Residential Care Centre, Feilding, on Thursday June 22, 2017 in the loving presence of his family, aged 71 years. Much loved husband and best mate of Rita, loved father and father-in-law of Mark and Belinda (Tawa), Stephen and Theresa (Palmerston North), Wayne and Amanda (Taradale), loved Grandad of Corey, Nicola, Grace, Joe, Dylan, Ashley, and Riley. Loved brother and brother-in-law of Val and Neil, Rex and Margaret, Bruce (deceased) and Nett, Noel and Christine, David, Pam, Ken and Sue, Roy and the late Ted and Helen. A service for Arthur will be held at William Cotton & Sons Funeral Chapel, 29 Beattie Street, Feilding, on Tuesday June 27, 2017 at 11am followed by private burial. In lieu of flowers donations to Arohanui Hospice, P O Box 5349, Palmerston North 4441 would be appreciated and may be left at the service. Thank you to all the care givers at Ranfurly, Feilding, Palmerston North Hospital and Arohanui Hospice for their excellent care shown to Arthur.

HYDE, Trevor George:

HYDE, Trevor George: 22.6.1923 – 15.6.2017. Loved husband of the late Gladys Edna Hyde, loved father of Betty , Trevor to Gavin, father to Janice and Ross, Poppa to Tracey (deceased), Carl, Michelle, Jodie, Kelvin, and Bevan. Old Poppa to Jordan, Hannah, Conor, Briana, and Olivia; Jacob, and Lachlan. Rest In Peace. A private service has been held. In lieu of flowers donations to Feilding Order of St John, PO Box 355, Feilding 4740 would be appreciated. Messages to J Martin, 863A Milson Line, RD 5, Feilding 4775.

McGREGOR, Mary:

McGREGOR, Mary, (Olive Mary Amelia): Passed away peacefully at Ranfurly Manor on June 18, 2017. Dearly loved wife of the late Dirk, Much loved Mum of Bev and Bruce Rennie, Helen and Mark Nitschke, Bruce and Karen McGregor, Very special Grandma of Gareth, Nicola, Peter, Stephen, Rachael, Joanna, Sarah, Emma, Michael, Izac, and the late Johnathon and their partners, and loved Great Gran of Jordan, Levi, Danika, Jake, Grayson, Hugo, Cooper, Fletcher, Hudson, Amaya, Faith, Jayme, and Isla. “A lifetime of happy memories.” A service for Mary will be held at Knox Presbyterian Church, North Street, Feilding on Monday June 26, 2017 at 11am followed by interment at the Feilding Cemetery. In lieu of flowers donations to Feilding Order of St. John, P O Box 355, Feilding 4740 would be appreciated and may be left at the service. Thanks to the excellent caregivers and nurses of Ranfurly Manor for looking after Mum.

TANE, Makuini (Mak): 

TANE, Makuini (Mak): Of Feilding. On June 18, 2017, one day short of her 83rd birthday. Loved wife of the late Thomas, much loved mother of Joy, Tyrone, Calvin (deceased), Lucy, Kim, Eddie (Deceased), Michelle, Marshall (Deceased), and Toni, loved grandmother, great grandmother and great great grandmother of all her moko. A service for Mak will be held at the Taumata o te ra Marae, Hastings Street, Halcombe on Wednesday June 21, 2017 at 11am followed by interment at the Tokorangi Urupa.

TYNDALL, Jennifer Ellen (Jen):

TYNDALL, Jennifer Ellen (Jen): Of Kimbolton. On June 16, 2017 aged 45 years. Treasured daughter of Lucy and Richard Meredith, dearly loved and missed mum of Samantha Lee Tyndall, and Joshua Andrew Moon, Loved sister of Shane and Hayden Tyndall (Sydney), loved partner of Michael Smith. “Forever and always in our hearts. Our memories will forever stay. We love you dearly and will miss you so so much, fly free and be the angel you are. Love you”. A service for Jen will be held at St John the Evangelist Anglican Church, Camden Street, Feilding on Thursday June 22, 2017, at 11.30am.


FERGUSSON, Ailsa Ngaere:

FERGUSSON, Ailsa Ngaere: Of Feilding. On 15 June 2017 peacefully at Palmerston North Hospital. Aged 87 years. Loved sister of Janet Williams, Lindsay and Beth Fergusson, and the late Allister, Muriel, Gordon, Melba, and Noel. Loved aunty to all her nieces and nephews. Special friend of Donna. A service for Ailsa will be held at St Paul’s Presbyterian Church, Grey Street, Feilding on Wednesday 21 June 2017 at 2pm. In lieu of flowers donations to The Mission Aviation Fellowship would be appreciated and may be left in the Church foyer.


GARDNER, Grant Donald: 

GARDNER, Grant Donald: Of Bulls. 26 March 1969 - 15 June 2017. Loved Husband of Angelina. Loved Father of Galaxc, Neeka-Mae, Revill, Odn, Tsarine, Mysteri, Zamon, Ruselina and Step Dad of Shyla and April Hickmott. Grant will be at home 169 Bridge Street, Bulls until his funeral service which will be held at William Cotton & Sons Funeral Chapel, 29 Beattie Street, Feilding on Monday 19 June 2017 at 1pm. 


HEAP, Alan James (Curly):

HEAP, Alan James (Curly): Of Tokorangi. Passed away peacefully on 13 June 2017. Husband of the late Elvina (Vina). Eldest son of Evelyn and the late Jim Heap. Father of Pamela and Glen, Jennifer and Teina, Barbara and Earle, Teresa, James and Tammi, Gwendolyn and Shane, and the late Michael. Grandfather of 20 Grandchildren and 30 Great Grandchildren and the late baby Hami. Curly will be at 179 Kimbolton Road, Feilding until his funeral service which will be held at William Cotton and Sons Funeral Chapel, 29 Beattie Street, Feilding on Saturday 17 June 2017 at 10am, followed by interment at the Feilding Cemetery.


MANNING, Mary Esmae (Nee Dyke):

MANNING, Mary Esmae (Nee Dyke): Passed away so peacefully on May 24, 2017 at Palmerston North Hospital, aged 84 years. Greatly loved wife of Ron, loved mother of Christopher (deceased), Stuart and daughter-in-laws Fay, and Vikki and son-in-law of Dean. Cherished grandmother of Holly and Cameron, Sarah, Joshua, Grace and Wills, Hannah and Sam, Hamish and Ruby and Bethany. A service to celebrate Mary’s life will be held at The Salvation Army Church, Manchester Street Feilding on Monday May 29, 2017 at 1pm. Our sincere gratitude to the medical staff at Palmerston North Hospital and the dedicated staff at Julia Wallace for their loving care during the past three years to Mary. In lieu of flowers donations to Save the Children, PO Box 6584, Marion Square, Wellington 6141 would be appreciated and may be left at the service. Messages to Ron and Family at 100/28 Dogwood Way, Milson, Palmerston North 4414. 


VAUGHAN, Merle, (Nee Nichols):

VAUGHAN, Merle, (Nee Nichols): On May 23, 2017 at Palmerston North Hospital. Beloved wife of the late Murray, much loved mother and mother-in-law of Anna and Tom O’Keeffe, Pene and the late John Cannon, and Jeffrey and Chris, loving Gran of Timothy, Laura and Aaron, Rachel and Gene, and great grandmother of Patrick. A service to celebrate Merle’s life will be held at William Cotton & Sons Funeral Chapel, 29 Beattie Street, Feilding on Friday May 26, 2017 at 2pm followed by private cremation. In lieu of flowers donations to Feilding Order of St John, PO Box 355, Feilding 4740 would be appreciated and may be left at the service.

JERVIS, Mereana (Mary) (nee Rerekura): 

JERVIS, Mereana (Mary) (nee Rerekura): On May 22, 2017, passed away at Palmerston North Hospital, aged 62 years. Beloved wife of Ivan, loved mother of Robert, Corey (deceased), Jason, and Nathan, and a loved Grandmother. A service for Mary will be held at St Brigid’s Catholic Church, Cnr Derby and Monmouth Streets, Feilding on Friday May 26, 2017 at 11am. Mary will be resting at 17 Tingey Avenue, Feilding until her service.

BIRD, Janet Susan:

BIRD, Janet Susan: Passed away at Arohanui Hospice on May 14, 2017, Dearly loved daughter of Terence and Judith Bird, loved sister of Trisha, and Jillian, loved aunty of Joshua and Shannon. A Memorial Service for Janet will be held at William Cotton & Sons Funeral Chapel, 29 Beattie Street, Feilding on Thursday May 25, 2017 at 1.30pm. Many thanks to the staff at Arohanui Hospice for their care.

PRIOR, Judith Anne Leonore (Judy): 

PRIOR, Judith Anne Leonore (Judy): of Katikati. Passed away peacefully with family in Feilding on May 13, 2017, in her 62nd year. Loved wife of the late Kevin (Mac) McNamara and formerly of Stuart. Much loved sister of Douglas and Elaine (Auckland) (both deceased), Richard and Barbara (Sydney), Catherine and Stephen (Kopane), Phillip and Lynne (Feilding), Graham and Darlene (London), and Michael and Janine (Feilding). Step mum of Katherine and Bradley McNamara. Loved Auntie of, Ian, Benjamin, Amanda and Shane, Jason and Amanda, Anna, Ellie, Lucy, Lily, Liana and Sam, Alyssa, Aidan, Celese, Rehum, Livina, Harry, and Suzannah. “Your love, kindness and generosity will be greatly missed. Forever in our hearts. Rest in Peace”. Celebration of Judy's life will be held on Saturday 8th July 2017, at Fairview Golf Club in Katikati at 10.30am. A donation towards Waipuna Hospice would be welcomed in lieu of flowers.

ANDERSON, Phyllis Heather:

ANDERSON, Phyllis Heather: Of Feilding (formerly of Wellington). On May 5, 2017 at Palmerston North Hospital. A time to remember Heather’s life will be held on Monday May 8, 2017, for further details please contact Heather’s niece Lorraine on 06 323 1456. 

VINCENT, Darwin:

VINCENT, Darwin: Of Feilding. Passed away peacefully, in the company of his family on Sunday April 23, 2017. Much loved husband and soulmate of Joan. Loved father, special friend and Pop of Cheryl and Mark (Brisbane), Lorraine and Terri (Palmerston North), Dianne and Salvi (South Africa), Bruce and Georgie (Masterton) and Amber, Laura and Corey, and Harriet, Oliver and William. "45 years in a wheelchair and now free to ride his bike." A service for Darwin will be held at William Cotton & Sons Funeral Chapel, 29 Beattie Street, Feilding on Thursday April 27, 2017 at 11am. No flowers by request please, but donations for the Feilding Order of St. John, P O Box 355, Feilding 4740, would be appreciated and may be left at the service. Messages c/- 47 Fairview Avenue, Feilding 4702. 

LOCKETT, Ronald Frederick: 

LOCKETT, Ronald Frederick: Loved husband of Doris, loved father of Michael and Alva, Richard, Elizabeth and Mathew Ward, loved grandfather of Joseph and Daniel. Will be sadly missed. A private farewell has been held

BREE, Lorna Gwendoline (Sundgren): 

BREE, Lorna Gwendoline (Sundgren): Of Tairua. Peacefully on 13 April 2017, in her 86th year. Loved wife of the late Roy. Loved mother and mother-in-law of Cherry and Graeme Hatfull and Larry and Sue Bree. Loved Nana Bree of Shayne and Kelly, Aaron and Kataraina, Jason and Jess; Amy and Andrew , Sam and Paris. Loved great- grandmother of Zara, Carson, Jack, Karn, Jordan and Acacia; Ella, Will and Ky. Daughter of the late Noel and Violet Sundgren. Many thanks to the devoted staff of Tairua Residential Care during the past four months. According to Lorna’s wishes, a private cremation has been held. Messages to 2 Totara Lane, Feilding 4702.

BIRCH, Marian: 

BIRCH, Marian: Of Feilding. On April 14, 2017 at Palmerston North Hospital, in her 91st year. Dearly loved wife of the late Brian Birch, much loved mother of Margaret, Ruth, and John, mother-in-law of Charles, and Mel, loved gran of all her grandchildren, great grandchildren and step grandchildren. A service for Marian will be held at The Feilding Bible Chapel, Warwick Street, Feilding on Wednesday April 19, 2017 at 11am followed by Cremation at Kelvin Grove
Crematorium Chapel, James Line, Palmerston North. In lieu of flowers donations to The New Zealand Breast Cancer Foundation, PO Box 99 650 Newmarket, Auckland 1149 would be appreciated and may be left at the service.


WOOLLIAMS, Desmond (Des):

WOOLLIAMS, Desmond (Des): Of Westella Rest Home, Feilding. On April 11, 2017 peacefully at Palmerston North Hospital, aged 90 years. A service for Des will be held at the Salvation Army Citadel, Manchester Street, Feilding on Tuesday April 18, 2017 at 2pm, followed by private cremation. Special thanks to the staff of Westella and Palmerston North Hospital for their care of Des.


FOSTER, Margaret Camplin:

FOSTER, Margaret Camplin: Of Sanson. On April 6, 2017, at Levin, aged 98 years. Dearly loved wife of the late Robert (Bob), much loved mother and mother-in-law of Bryan (deceased) and Helen Pratt, Rachel and Graeme Wilks, cherished grandmother of Robert, Joan, Mathew, Simon, Andrew, and great grandmother of twelve. A service for Margaret will be held at St Luke’s Uniting Church, Thames Street, Rongotea on Monday April 10, 2017 at 11am followed by private cremation. 


HINDMARSH – SIMEON, Aroha Cedella Talisha:

HINDMARSH – SIMEON, Aroha Cedella Talisha: On April 2, 2017. Beloved mother of 4 Diamond, Jesse, Ngataka, Jaelyn, cherished daughter of Maria and Shane, eldest and precious sister of Anton and Tyson, treasured step sister of extended Hindmarsh family. Dearly loved and adored by all friends and family in her community. You will forever and always be loved and missed by all you so kindly graced with your heart. May you rest in peace always watching over your beautiful children. Service to be held at Kauwhata Marae, tomorrow Thursday April 6, 2017 at 11am, followed by burial at the Mt Stewart Urupa. Haure mai ra.

Dixon, Jean:

DIXON, Jean: Passed away at home in Feilding on April 2, 2017. Much loved Soulmate to Raewyn. Loved Mother to Heather, Ken, Neil, and Alice, and very loved Ouma to 5 grandchildren. Friend to many, will be missed by all. A service for Jean will be held at William Cotton & Sons Funeral Chapel, 29 Beattie Street, Feilding on Wednesday April 5, 2017 at 11am, followed by private cremation.

SYMONDS, Norman Leslie:

SYMONDS, Norman Leslie: Died 25th March 2017 in his 92nd year. Loved and devoted husband of Joyce for 65 years. Respected father of Lynette and Iain, Margaret, Barbara and Richard (deceased), Shirley and Patrick (deceased), Jillian and Grant, Stuart (deceased) and Daryl, and Lindsay and Debbie. Grandfather to 14 grandchildren and 16 great grandchildren. A private family service to be held as per Norman’s wishes. Many thanks to Palmerston North Hospitals Emergency and Ward 24 Staff, also Coombrae and Ranfurly Rest Homes for their compassionate care of Norman.

PRUJEAN, Brian Geoffrey:

PRUJEAN, Brian Geoffrey: NZ8078 Tel. Royal NZ Navy WW2 died on 24th March 2017 after 93 long and colourful years. He was the loved and loving husband of the late Jacqueline, dearly loved father of Shellwyn and Bruce, Phillip and Chris, Hayden and Emma, Lea and John and grandfather to 8 grandchildren and 7 great grandchildren. He was also a beloved husband of the late Dawn and friend of her family. Brian will be at the home of Phillip and Chris until Wednesday 29 March, at 1pm when a small service will be followed by a private cremation. Thanks to Ranfurly Rest Home and the palliative care team. Garden flowers only please. Donations welcome to the Apiti RSA. 

EICHLER, Brian:

EICHLER, Brian: of Feilding. On March 14, 2017 at home. Dearly loved husband of the late Josie, loved father and father-in-law of Raewyn and Mark Allan, Tony and Sue, and Sue and Rob Miers, loved Grandad and Poppa of Shaun, Nick, Jamie, Matt, and Luke. A service for Brian will be held at William Cotton & Sons Funeral Chapel, 29 Beattie Street, Feilding on Monday March 20, 2017 at 1.30pm followed by private cremation. In lieu of flowers donations to Feilding Order of St John, PO Box 355, Feilding 4740 would be appreciated and may be left at the service. 

JAMESON, Audrey May:

JAMESON, Audrey May: From Greytown. On March 12, 2017 at Feilding. Dearly loved wife of the late Keith, loved mother of Diane, Reg, Bruce, and Lynda, and loved Mum’s to Paul, and Vian. Messages to 97 Makino Road, Feilding 4702. 

HAWKINS, Doris Irene:

HAWKINS, Doris Irene: Of Feilding. On March 12, 2017, peacefully at Ranfurly Residential Care Centre, in her 90th year. Dearly loved wife of the late Albert, much loved mother and mother-in-law of Alan, Leslie (deceased), Ken and Christine, Terry and Shirley, Debbie and Steven Hall, Sharon and Rhett Oldham, and Peter and Christine, treasured Nana of 12 Grandchildren and 13 great Grandchildren, and loved sister of Leslie (UK). A service for Doris will be held at William Cotton & Sons Funeral Chapel, 29 Beattie Street, Feilding tomorrow Friday March 17, 2017 at 1.30pm followed by private cremation. In lieu of flowers donations to Arohanui Hospice, P O Box 5349, Palmerston North 4441 would be appreciated and may be left at the service. 

HEWETT, Margaret Elizabeth:

HEWETT, Margaret Elizabeth: (Formerly McArthur, Nee Jensen), of Feilding. On March 11, 2017 peacefully at Arohanui Hospice, in her 79th year. Dearly loved wife of the late Ted, much loved sister of Raeburn and Jan Jensen, loved aunt of Maria, and Donna, and loved great aunt of Kelly, Casey, Shayna, Damon, and Ryan, and sister-in-law of Marion Casey. A service for Margaret will be held at Knox Presbyterian Church, North Street, Feilding on Wednesday March 15, 2017 at 11am, followed by private cremation. In lieu of flowers donations to Arohanui Hospice, P O Box 5349, Palmerston North 4441 would be appreciated and may be left at the service.

TE RANGI, Tokatu Moana (Moana):

TE RANGI, Tokatu Moana (Moana): Of Palmerston North. On March 3, 2017. Suddenly taken to line dance and sing in Paradise with mum and Rota. Dearly loved husband of the late Hinekura Dolly Te Rangi, Dearly loved dad of Cilla and Wayne Waho (Australia), Mihikau Rota (deceased) and Glorietta (Australia), Boss and Sue (Whanganui), Hineora and Brian Smith (Foxton) and Eddie and Robyn Penetito (Wellington), dearly loved Koro of all his Moko, great grand Moko and great great grand Moko. Dance on dad with the stars till we meet again. Rest in Paradise dad. Moana will lie at his Marae, Tutura Pumau Marae, 150 Maxwells Line, Palmerston North. A service for Moana will be held at the Marae tomorrow Tuesday 7 March 2017 at 11am followed by interment at the Kelvin Grove Cemetery.

BOWEN, Andre Michael

BOWEN, Andre Michael: Suddenly on March 2, 2017 aged 33 years. Much loved son of Ace and Shirley, Dad to Taylor Page, and Giavani, brother of Camella, Trae, Chicago, Tumateihana, and the late Renei, moko of Betty and the late Nuggett, and Doug and the late Amie. A service for Andre will be held at Aorangi Marae, Waughs Road, Feilding on Monday March 6, 2017 at 11am followed by burial at Rongopai Urupa.

de LACEY, Beryl Doreen

de LACEY, Beryl Doreen: Of Feilding. Passed away peacefully on 2 March 2017, aged 96 years. Loved wife of the late Russell de Lacey, dearly loved mother and mother-in-law of Lynette and Tom O’Hagan, and Warren de Lacey, loved Nana of Shane and Amanda O’Hagan, and Brendon and and Sally O’Hagan, and loved great Nan of Connor, Caitlin, and Amelia O’Hagan, and Abby, and Flynn O’Hagan. Dearly loved sister and sister-in-law of Joyce and Arthur Wilson. A service for Beryl will be held at William Cotton & Sons Funeral Chapel, 29 Beattie Street, Feilding on Tuesday March 7, 2017 at 10.30am followed by private cremation. Many thanks to the management and staff of Alexander House for their loving care over the last 14 years. Also to Palmerston North Hospital and Arohanui Hospice for their care. In Lieu of flowers donations to Arohanui Hospice, P O Box 5349, Palmerston North 4441 would be appreciated and may be left at the service. Messages to the de Lacey Family C/o 29 Beattie Street, Feilding 4702

CARTER, Martha

CARTER, Martha, of Feilding. On March 2, 2017. Peacefully at Ranfurly Residential Care Centre, in her 91st year. Dearly loved wife of the late Trevor, treasured mother and mother-in-law of Bill and Karen, Colleen and Rod Christison, Brian and Lisa, Ruth (Deceased) and Barry Blackmore, Kathie and Graeme King, and the late Donald. Cherished grandmother of 22 grandchildren, and 26 great grandchildren. Loved daughter of the late William and Rachel Cotton, loved sister of Ruth MacGibbon, Rae Cotton and the late Robert, Sarah, Andy, Willy, Margaret, Walter, and Norman. A service for Martha will be held at The Feilding Bible Chapel, Warwick Street, Feilding on Tuesday March 7, 2017 at 1pm followed by interment at the Feilding Cemetery. Special thanks to the dedicated staff at Ranfurly Residential Care Centre for the loving care and respect shown to Martha and the family during her stay at Ranfurly, also Dr Bruce Stewart for his many years of care and understanding.

NICHOL, Pam

NICHOL, Pam: Passed peacefully on February 21, 2017. Many thanks to Anna Eglinton, Marg Harvey, family and friends. A private service has been held.

BRIDGEMAN, Yvonne Alice (Nee Barlow)

BRIDGEMAN, Yvonne Alice (Nee Barlow): 1-1-1952 – 15-2-2017. Passed away peacefully at home surrounded by family. Loving wife of the late Peter Bridgeman, treasured mother to Lisa, Robin and Judy and much loved Nan of Trae, Jordan, and Robyn. Yvonne will be at home until the funeral service which will be held at William Cotton & Sons Funeral Chapel, 29 Beattie Street, Feilding tomorrow Saturday February 18, 2017 at 10.30am followed by cremation.

TE MAARI, Maureen Maraea:

TE MAARI, Maureen Maraea: 23.10.1958 - 12.2.2017. Peacefully passed away surrounded by family at Arohanui Hospice. Much loved wife of Raymond, loved mother to Caroline, Ray, Quentin, William, Clayton, Benny, Boyda, Alisha and a loved Nan to her Mokos. Maureen will be lying at Pouakani Marae, Mangakino. A service for Maureen will be held at the Marae on Thursday February 16, 2017 at 11am followed by burial at Mangakino Urupa.

ZAREMBA, Jane:

ZAREMBA, Jane: Of Feilding. On February 5, 2017, tragically taken from us while on holiday, aged 69 years. Beloved wife and soulmate of Mark, cherished mother of Paul and Margaret, Nicola and Tarin, treasured Nan of three grandchildren and one great grandchild. A service for Jane will be held at William Cotton & Sons Funeral Chapel, 29 Beattie Street, Feilding on Wednesday February 15, 2017 at 1pm followed by cremation at Kelvin Grove Crematorium Chapel, James Line, Palmerston North at 4pm. In lieu of flowers donations to Arohanui Hospice, P O Box 5349, Palmerston North 4441 would be appreciated and may be left at the service.

MELTON, Jeanette Mary:

MELTON, Jeanette Mary: Of Awahuri. Died peacefully on February 3, 2017. Dearly loved wife of the late Bob, loved mother of David, Janine, and Heath, cherished grandmother of Joshua, and Philippa. A service for Jeanette will be held at William Cotton & Sons Funeral Chapel, 29 Beattie Street, Feilding on Friday February 10, 2017 at 1pm followed by private cremation.

WHALE, Kevin Ronald:

WHALE, Kevin Ronald: Loved son of the late Ron and June Whale, loved brother of Trish, David, and the late Judy, and loved nephew of Raewyn and Bernie. A private service will be held at the Feilding Cemetery on Tuesday February 7, 2017.

THOW, Robert (Bob):

THOW, Robert (Bob): Of Feilding. On January 21, 2017 peacefully surrounded by family at Star 2, Palmerston North Hospital, in his 89th year. Loving husband for 65 years of Joan, loved father and father-in-law of Bryan and Diana, Janet, Carol, and Noeline and Vic Watson, loved grandad of eight grandchildren and 12 great grandchildren. At Bob’s request a private service has been held. Messages to the Thow family C/o 29 Beattie Street, Feilding 4702. – (Logo)

DAY, Clarence George (Clarry),

DAY, Clarence George (Clarry), Reg No 446267 Corporal RNZ Engineers WWII, of Feilding. On January 22, 2017, aged 93 years. Dearly loved husband of the late Beverley, loved father and father-in-law of Sue and Bruce, and Nev and Jane, loved pop of Jessica, Jemma and Marnie, brother of the late Eric and Joan. “Sadly Missed” A private service will be held. Messages to the Day Family, C/o 29 Beattie Street, Feilding 4702.

SEARANCKE: Hereina Te Moana Matenga Herangi,

SEARANCKE: Hereina Te Moana Matenga Herangi, On January 21, 2017 at Palmerston North Hospital, aged 20 years. Loved daughter of June and Aranga, much loved sister of Hayden, Te Aranga, Merania, Wi Parata, loved Aunty to Nikita and Aranga (Boi) and cherished granddaughter of Helen and the late Bangi Searancke, and Te Kuatau and the late Martin Matenga. Dearly loved by all her Cuzzies and Church whanau. She will be missed by many far and wide. A service for Hereina will be held at Poupatate Marae, Reu Reu Road, Halcombe on Wednesday January 25, 2017 at 11am, followed by burial at the Tokorangi Urupa.

HUTTON, Gary Wallace;

HUTTON, Gary Wallace; Of Feilding. On January 17, 2017 at Wellington Hospital, aged 73 years. Dearly loved husband of Janet, loved father of Gladys and Barry, Larry and Vanessa, Steven (deceased), and Jane, much loved grandad and great grandad. Former husband of Patricia. A service for Gary will be held at William Cotton & Sons Funeral Chapel, 29 Beattie Street, Feilding on Saturday January 21, 2017 at 11am.

MANAGH, Kenneth David (Ken):

MANAGH, Kenneth David (Ken): Passed away at home, aged 83 years. Dearly loved husband of the late Anne, much loved father and Papa of the late Robyn and Doug Anderson, Rachel and Che, and Jason and Nina; Julie and Lloyd Rowe, Nick and Lara, and Kate; Caron and Mark Lancaster, Sean, and Michelle; Lynne and Paul Nash, Daniel, and Rebecca. “Forever in our hearts” A service for Ken will be held at William Cotton & Sons Funeral Chapel, 29 Beattie Street, Feilding on Tuesday January 17, 2017 at 1.30pm. Messages to 29 Caroline Drive, Feilding 4702.

CANNON, John David Walker:

CANNON, John David Walker: Of Feilding. On January 11, 2017 at Palmerston North Hospital surrounded by family. Best friend and husband of Pene, awesome dad of Laura and Aaron, Rachel and Gene, Topnotch grandad of Patrick. Loved brother of Margaret and Graeme, and son-in-law of Merle. “Devoted member of Feilding Steam Rail.” A service for John will be held at William Cotton & Sons Funeral Chapel, 29 Beattie Street, Feilding on Monday January 16, 2017 at 2pm followed by private cremation. In lieu of flowers donations to Cancer Society, P O Box 5170, Palmerston North 4441 would be appreciated and may be left at the service.

WHITEHOUSE, Colleen Sylvia (Nee Bielski):

WHITEHOUSE, Colleen Sylvia (Nee Bielski): (formerly of Feilding) On January 9, 2017 in Levin. Much loved mother of Shayne, Tracey, Catherine, and Craig. Loved mother-in-law of Tracey, Robert, David, and Halima, and treasured Granny of Emily, Jonathan, Charlotte; Anna, Olivia, Thomas, and Felicity; Eilís, Sophia; Joshua and Daniel. Wife of the late John. “Forever in our hearts.” A service for Colleen will be held at William Cotton & Sons Funeral Chapel, 29 Beattie Street, Feilding on Saturday January 14, 2017 at 11am followed by interment at the Apiti Cemetery. Messages to PO Box 511, Levin 5510.

CORPE, Valarie May:

CORPE, Valarie May: Of Beaconsfield. On January 8, 2017 peacefully at Palmerston North Hospital. Dearly loved wife of Bruce, much loved mother and mother-in-law of Judith and Kelvin, Joe (Deceased) and Jessamine, Geoff and Karin, and Barry and Marlene, cherished Granma of all her grandchildren and great grandchildren. A private family service will be held.

EDGECOMBE, Tihioterangi Rei:

EDGECOMBE, Tihioterangi Rei: 12.10.1983 – 31.12.2016. Tragically taken too soon. Loved son of Janet and the late Tihioterangi Edgecombe, loved brother of Tama, Suzanne (deceased), Rondase, Sheila, and Jasmine, loved father of Mia, Chardaye, Monet, Calais, Zilleon. Tihi will lie in our homestead 16 Raumaewa Road, Mangaweka until a service Thursday January 5, 2017, at 9am then Tihi will leave for the Tumapuhia-a-rangi Marae, Homewood, Masterton. Funeral service to be held at the Marae on Friday January 6, 2017 at 10am followed by burial at the Taupare Urupa.

ARCHER, Cheryl Dawn

ARCHER, Cheryl Dawn: Of Feilding. On January 1, 2017 peacefully surrounded by her family and extended family at Palmerston North Hospital, aged 52 years. Dearly beloved wife of William (Billy). Loved mum and mother in law of Taniamarie and Eru, Lisa and Jonathan, Aleshia and Ants, Corinna, and the late William (Little man). Loved daughter of Shirley and the late George Barrett. Loved sister of Linda, Peter and Maree, Kevin and Marie, and Johnboy, and their extended family and friends. A service for Cheryl will be held at William Cotton & Sons Chapel, 29 Beattie Street, Feilding on Friday January 6, 2017 at 1.30pm followed by private cremation.

ROBERTSON, Florence Eileen (Dolly)

ROBERTSON, Florence Eileen (Dolly): “A little lady with a big heart”. On Christmas Day with family around her Dolly passed peacefully away to be reunited with her husband Lachlan and son Kenneth. Aged 90 years. Special Mum to Linda & Bill Etherington. Much Loved Nana of Fiona & Shane Jacques, Glen & Laurel Etherington. Great Nana Dolly to Bonnie, Dylan, Scotty, Chrisabella, & Hunter. Loved sister & sister-in-law to Alf & Ngarie Searle & the late Violet, Ted, Cathy, & Katie. A much loved Aunty to all her nieces, nephews & families in Scotland. Friends are invited to wear Dolly’s favourite colours – Pink & Purple to celebrate her life at William Cotton & Sons Funeral Home, 29 Beattie Street, Feilding on Wednesday January 4, 2017 at 11am, followed by interment at Aramoho Cemetery, Wanganui. Messages to the Robertson family C/o 29 Beattie Street, Feilding 4702.

HENAGHAN, Michael Francis (Mike),

HENAGHAN, Michael Francis (Mike), Of Feilding. - At his home suddenly on December 12 2016, aged 61 years. Loved son of the late Jack and Pat Henaghan. Beloved twin brother of Danny, brother of Josie Randall, John (deceased), Lucie, Patricia, Kerry (deceased), Fiona and Dave Wheller, loved uncle of Paul and David Randall, Danielle and Mary-Rose Henaghan, Joseph and Georgina Wheller.”Sadly Missed.” A service for Mike will be held at St Brigid’s Catholic Church, Cnr Derby and Monmouth Streets, Feilding on Saturday 17 December 2016, at 10.30am followed by interment at the Feilding Cemetery. Messages to the Henaghan Family, C/o 29 Beattie Street, Feilding 4702.

SEDDON, Jill Margaret:

SEDDON, Jill Margaret: Of Feilding (Formerly of Ridge Road). On December 5, 2016 at Palmerston North Hospital, aged 83 years. Dearly loved wife of the late Norman, loved mother and mother-in-law of Prue and Dennis, Rachel and Rick, Anna and Andrew, and the late John, loved grandmother of Christopher, Diana and James, Emma, Daniel, Shaun, Sophia, great grandmother of two month old Hayley whom sadly she never meet. Loved sister of Pat, Bridget, and the late Tim and Philip. A special thank you to the staff of ward 25 for their exceptional care and compassion. In accordance with Jill’s wishes a private service has been held.

HUGHES, Owen David,

HUGHES, Owen David, (NZR): Of Halcombe. Peacefully on Monday December 5, 2016 at Woodfall Lodge Resthome, Feilding, aged 88 years. Dearly loved husband of the late Molly, loved father of Joyce, John and Chrissie, Paul and Donna and Lynette and Brent, treasured Gaga of Mandie, Jenn, Sam, Tyler and Levi, and loved great Gaga of Cadence, Riley, and Hunter. A farewell for Owen will be held at Paul and Donna’s home, 50 Gilbert Street, Halcombe on Saturday December 10, 2016 at 2pm. Thereafter private cremation. In lieu of flowers donations to Feilding Order of St John, PO Box 355, Feilding 4740 would be appreciated and may be left at the service. Messages to the Hughes Family, 50 Gilbert Street, Halcombe, RD 9, Feilding 4779.

KIMURA, Matewai

KIMURA, Matewai: Of Halcombe. On November 23, 2016, peacefully at Palmerston North Hospital. Dearly loved sweetheart of David, loved mother of Juanita, Mahana, Paul, Caroline, and Whangai Mum of Randall, loved Nan to her Moko’s Shazarn, Freda, Conan, James and the late Aroha, much loved by all her brothers, sisters and whanau. “E Kore Koe e wareware e” A service for Matewai will be held at 15 Kimber Street, Halcome, on Monday November 28, 2016, at 11am followed by cremation at Kelvin Grove Crematorium Chapel, James Line, Palmerston North.

SUMMERS, Merle

SUMMERS, Merle: Of Feilding. On November 19, 2016, peacefully at Arohanui Hospice surrounded by family after a brief illness. Dearly loved wife of the late Ken, much loved mother and mother in law of Sandra and Steve Chivers, Russell and Bronwyn, cherished Nanny and Nana of Larissa and Leanne; Jeanette and Bryce, great Nanny of Kaylee, Max, Sophie, Poppy, and Aria. A morning tea will be held for Merle at William Cotton & Sons, 29 Beattie Street, Feilding on Thursday November 24, 2016, at 10.30am. All welcome. In lieu of flowers donations to Arohanui Hospice, PO Box 5349, Palmerston North 4441 would be appreciated and may be left at the Reception Lounge entrance.

PETERSEN, David Grant

PETERSEN, David Grant: Of Palmerston North. On November 18, 2016, peacefully surrounded by family, aged 83 years. Dearly loved husband of Anne, loved dad of Stephen and Frances, Andrew and Jeanette, Blair and Julie, much loved Pop of Ryan, Helaina, Grace, Shannen, Nicole, Bailey, and Daniel, loved brother of Gwen Stevenson. A service for David will be held at Wesley Broadway Methodist Church, 264 Broadway Avenue, Palmerston North on Tuesday November 22, 2016 at 1pm, followed by interment at the Bunnythorpe Cemetery. In lieu of flowers donations to Methodist Social Services, PO Box 1887, Palmerston North 4440 would be appreciated and may be left at the service. Messages to the Petersen Family C/o 29 Beattie Street, Feilding 4702.

WALKLEY, Roderick John (Roddy)

WALKLEY, Roderick John (Roddy): Of Palmerston North. On November 12, 2016, peacefully at home surrounded by family after a short courageous battle, aged 70 years. Dearly loved husband of Gloria, loved dad of Richard and Sandra, and Rhonda, loved grandad of Benjamin, Fergus and Callum. A service to celebrate Roddy’s life will be held at The Lychway Chapel, 5 Roy Street, Palmerston North on Wednesday November 16, 2016 at 1.30pm, followed by private interment. In lieu of flowers donations to Arohanui Hospice, PO Box 5349, Palmerston North 4441 would be appreciated and may be left at the service. Messages to the Walkley family C/o 29 Beattie Street, Feilding 4702.

TOWNSEND, Robert (Lovett):

TOWNSEND, Robert (Lovett): (Formerly of Wellington). On November 8, 2016 peacefully at Ranfurly Residential Care Centre, Feilding, aged 67 years. Dearly loved eldest son of the late Vivian and Myrtle Lovett. Loved brother of Dave and the late Ken, loved uncle of David and Elizabeth, and the late Daniel and Shaun. According to Robert’s wishes a private service has been held

EMERY, Stephen Paoe

EMERY, Stephen Paoe: of Ngati Kauwhata. Passed away on November 5, 2016 peacefully in his sleep at home. Sadly missed never forgotten Koro, Papa, and Karanga Papa. A service for Stephen will be held at Kauwhata Marae, Te Arakura Road, Feilding on Thursday November 10, 2016 at 11am followed by burial at the Te Karaka Urupa. Moe Mai I To Moengaroa.

BROADBENT, Lucy (Christine Lucy)

BROADBENT, Lucy (Christine Lucy): Of Palmerston North. Passed suddenly but peacefully with her dearest husband Rick (Richard Palmer) and loving children Jamie and Tessa by her side on Wednesday 2nd November 2016. We will deeply miss our lovely Lucy, so positive and full of life. Join us to remember Lucy at the Cathedral of the Holy Spirit, 197 Broadway Avenue, Palmerston North, 2pm Wednesday 9th November 2016. Donations to the New Zealand Breast Cancer Foundation and Arohanui Hospice. Messages to c/- Palmer Family PO Box 1422, Palmerston North 4410.

GRAY, Stanley Watson (Wattie)

GRAY, Stanley Watson (Wattie): Of Rongotea. On Saturday October 29, 2016 peacefully “On the farm.” Beloved husband of Rea, loved Dad of Diane and Janet, Brother of Eric (deceased), and brother-in-law of Elaine, loved uncle of David, Denise, Sheryn, Sonya and families. A service to celebrate Wattie’s life will be held at William Cotton & Sons Funeral Chapel, 29 Beattie Street, Feilding on Friday November 4, 2016, at 11am followed by private interment. In lieu of flowers donations to National Heart Foundation, P O Box 12136, Palmerston North 4440 would be appreciated and may be left at the service.

TOWERS, Hilton Oswyn

TOWERS, Hilton Oswyn: Of Feilding. On October 29, 2016, peacefully at Ranfurly Residential Care Centre, aged 82 years. Dearly loved husband of the late Betty, much loved father and father in law of Stephen and Ngaire, James and Caroline, Philippa and Rick, Margaret and Tim, Nigel and Alison, and Raymond and Amandah. Loved Poppa of Jason, Alex, Matthew, Clark, Miles, Paige, Charlotte, Ella, Lauren, Jack and Tayla and a much loved great grandfather of all his great grandchildren. A service for Hilton will be held at William Cotton & Sons Chapel, 29 Beattie Street, Feilding on Wednesday November 2, 2016 at 1pm. In lieu of flowers donations to Parkinson's Manawatu, PO Box 5449, Terrace End, Palmerston North 4414 would be appreciated and may be left in the chapel foyer.

FORBES, Doris (nee Carter)

FORBES, Doris (nee Carter): Of Feilding. On October 23, 2016, aged 68 years. Much loved mother and mother in law of Leah and Martin Harris, grannie of Serenity, Dean, and Jericho. A service for Doris will be held at William Cotton & Sons Chapel, 29 Beattie Street, Feilding on Monday October 31, 2016, at 1 pm. In lieu of flowers donations to Feilding SPCA, P O Box 562, Feilding 4740 would be appreciated, and may be left at the service.

CRIBB, Percyna Pani

CRIBB, Percyna Pani: Of Feilding. On October 24, 2016, peacefully at home surrounded by family. Much loved wife of the late Hama, treasured mother of Jamie, Sheryl-Lee, Michael, Thomas, Ariana, and Nathan, much loved Nan and Nan-nan of all her mokopuna and extended whanau. A service for Percyna will be held at Kawhata Marae, Te Arakura Road, Feilding on Saturday October 29, 2016 at 11am followed by burial at Rongopai Urupa.

MACKENZIE Alasdair

MACKENZIE Alasdair: Of Feilding. On October 24, 2016 at Palmerston North Hospital, in his 87th year. Beloved husband of the late Mary, dearly loved father and father-in-law of Maureen and David Clarke, Morag Mackenzie, Meryl Mackenzie and Guy Haynes, adored grandfather of Emma and Nathan, Meghan and Matthew, Fraser, Imogen and Fenella. Much loved brother of Billy (deceased) and June Mackenzie (Scotland). At rest. A service for Alasdair will be held at St Paul’s Presbyterian Church, Grey Street, Feilding, tomorrow Thursday 27 October 2016 at 2pm. In lieu of flowers donations to the Feilding Order of St John, PO Box 355, Feilding 4740 would be appreciated and may be left in the church foyer. Messages to the Mackenzie family, c/o 29 Beattie Street, Feilding 4702.

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